Thank you for participating in and spreading the word about these events and opportunities during the 21st annual NBC15 Share Your Holidays to eliminate hunger campaign. With your support, we will raise the goal of 3.21 million meals! Download the printable event calendar.
CHECK OUT HUNGER
From October 31 – December 31, add a donation to your grocery bill at area Copps, Hy-Vee, Metcalfe’s Market, Metro Market, Pick ’n Save, Whole Foods and Woodman’s Food Markets locations. Dates vary by store.
END HUNGER AT A CREDIT UNION
From October 31 – December 31, donate cash at Madison Area Chapter of Credit Unions locations.
On November 1, kick off the 21st annual NBC15 Share Your Holidays campaign at the Alliant Energy Center, 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way. A pre-lunch networking opportunity starts at 11 a.m.
Then, at 11:45 a.m., the program/luncheon, hosted by NBC15, begins. There will be inspiring speeches from Susan Ehrlich, MD, and Dan Stein, Second Harvest President/CEO.
Learn more and register online or call 608-216-7220.
SOCIAL MEDIA BLITZ
On November 1, honor the campaign’s 21st anniversary by taking a selfie/photo with the #Share sign. Post your photo to Second Harvest's Facebook page. For each picture posted, Naviant, Inc. will donate 15 meals (up to 7,500 meals). Our goal is 500 photos!
FOOD FIGHT AGAINST HUNGER
At Food Fight Restaurant Group locations, from Oct. 31- Nov. 6, add a donation to your tab or the jar at the register.
Returning this year, Nov. 1-30, ask for the special Second Harvest menu and $1 per item will be donated.
From November 2-December 2, businesses, organizations and schools collect funds and food. Learn more about how to get involved.
On November 5th at Metcalfe's Market Hilldale and on November 19th at Metcalfe's Market West Towne from 8 a.m.–5 p.m., donate non-perishable food and cash to help us fill a semi! Fun activities both days at the Metcalfe's Market Holiday Open House!
On November 16, celebrate the holidays at Food Fight Restaurant Group’s Avenue Club and The Bubble Up Bar, 1128 E. Washington Ave. Advance registration required. Learn more and register online or call 608-216-7220.
On December 8, the 21st annual NBC15 Share Your Holidays campaign culminates!
From 6 a.m.-10:30 p.m., call our phonebank toll-free at 844-8-HUNGER (844-848-6437). Donations will be doubled ALL DAY and tripled during Mike's Miracle Minutes on WMTV NBC15 and Mike's Miracle Radio Hours on 1310 WIBA-AM. If you reach our voicemail, the match to your donation will be honored.
And from 7 a.m.-7 p.m., use the Drive-Through to drop off non-perishable food and funds at the Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center, 1919 Alliant Energy Way. Package, seal and label boxes of food donations with ID labels.